Sunday, September 9, 2001


Alice Ayako Barrineau, 81, of Beaverton, Ore., a homemaker, died Wednesday in St. Vincent Hospital in Portland, Ore. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by son Robert; daughters Caroline Sorensen, Linda Mackey, Pamela B. Williams, Carla Trotter and Norma; brothers Isao and Iwao Nadamoto; sister Matsuko Nadamoto; 19 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Services: 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Luke Lutheran Church, 6835 S.W. 46th Ave., Portland, Ore. and 7 p.m. Friday at the First Assembly of God Church in Kahului, Maui. Burial: 2 p.m. Thursday at National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Punchbowl.

Preston Kealoha Dela Cruz, 44, of Kona, Hawaii, an employee at the Kona branch of First Hawaiian Bank, died Aug. 25. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by mother Abbie; brothers Peter Jr. and Paul; and sisters Paulette Wolfgramm, Priscilla Simpliciano, Patty Mae Santana and Patty Ann. Services: 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 11 a.m. Friday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Auwaiolimu Ward, 1931 Lusitana St. Call after 6 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday. Burial: 12:30 p.m. at Mililani Memorial Park.

Alfred Estainlao DeRego Jr., 76, of Kaneohe, owner and operator of DeRego and Son Jewelry, died Tuesday. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by wife Mae, daughters Deborah A. Convard and Beatrice K., son Alfred E. III, brother Lawrence Lidstone, three grandchildren and a great-grandchild. Private services.

Apolinario Suniga Gamiao, 89, of Honolulu, died Aug. 21. He was born in Bangui, Ilocos Norte, the Philippines. He is survived by sons Amado and Ludivico; daughters Gloria Pacis, Violeta Rivera and Teresa Pereda; brothers Adriano and Ignacio; sisters Florentina Balanay, Clarita Vidad and Trinidad Blas; 16 grandchildren and a great-granddaughter. Services: 7 p.m. Friday and 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Mililani Downtown Mortuary. Call after 6 p.m. Friday and after 9 a.m. Saturday. Burial: noon at Valley of the Temples Memorial Park.

Claude Georges Heon, 43, of Honolulu, the principal broker of Claude Heon Realty, Inc., died Tuesday in Honolulu. He was born in Canada. He is survived by parents Charles G. and Marthe, brother Jean and sister Louise. Mass: 3 p.m. Wednesday at St. Augustine Church. Call after 2:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions suggested to the Claude Heon Memorial Fund of the Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii, 910 Kapahulu Ave., No. 102, Honolulu, HI 96816.

Peter Iaukea Jr., 56, of Hilo, Hawaii, a truck driver, died Wednesday at home. He was born in Kurtistown, Hawaii. He is survived by daughter Miulan Iaukea Nihipali; son John Iaukea Nihipali; hanai parents Jacky and Lulu Alicuben; brothers William, Jack, Abraham and David; hanai brothers Terry and Nolan Alicuben and Brandon Cron; sisters Rose Simeona, Noralee Lane and Virginia Goodman; hanai sisters Jacklyn Spencer and Kelly Ishii; and four grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Hilo Stake Center. Casual attire. Scattering of ashes at a later date.

Kiyoshi Ito, 77, of Paauilo, Hawaii, a retired Kau Sugar Co. welder, died Thursday in the North Hawaii Community Hospital. He was born on the Big Island. He is survived by daughter Leona Tacub, hanai daughter Rose Lorenzo, brothers Charles and Kenneth and sister Frances Freitas. Services: 6 p.m. Friday at the Dodo Mortuary Chapel. Call after 5 p.m. Graveside service: 10 a.m. Saturday at the Kaukini Family plot in Kapapala. Casual attire.

Lin Jon Ko, 87, of Honolulu, died Tuesday. He was born in Canton, China. He is survived by wife Oi Kuai; son Yui Tong; daughters Anna Leong, Cindy Lee and Shirley; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Taoist service: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Borthwick Mortuary. Burial: 1 p.m. at Hawaiian Memorial Park Cemetery.

Fudeko Madden, 85, of Honolulu, died Friday in Honolulu. She was born in Waialua. She is survived by husband Ward, sons Robert and William, daughter Sara Taylor and five grandchildren. No services.

Tetsuo Nakayama, 75, of Honolulu, a retired Chevron truck driver, died Aug. 31 in St. Francis Medical Center. He was born in Honolulu. He is survived by brothers Herbert and Ronald; sisters Namiko Nakagawa, Helen Tanouye, Grace Chikuma and June Kaneshiro. Private services.

Mary Yaeno Nishida, 86, of Honolulu, a homemaker, died Aug. 25 in Kuakini Medical Center. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by daughters Avis Nakamoto and Koren Ihara; brothers Allen, George and Edward Kuba; sister Lois Sakata; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Private services.

Patricia Cooke Peacock, 76, of Honolulu, a stock analyst and world-class deep-sea fisherman, died Friday in Ka Punawai Ola Nursing Home. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by sister Dagmar Cooke Hegland. Graveside service: 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Mission Houses Museum cemetery at Kawaiahao Church. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Hawaii Preparatory Academy, the Punahou School or the Hanahauoli School.

Christine S. Pieper, 92, of Waipahu, a retired schoolteacher for the Hawaii Department of Education, died Friday in Ewa Beach. She was born in Olaa, Hawaii. She is survived by daughter Auschanie. No services.

Mary M. Powell, 94, of Honolulu, a retired schoolteacher, died Tuesday in Oregon. She was born in Honolulu. Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Makiki Ward. Call after 9 a.m. Burial to follow at the Laie Cemetery.

Anita Lopez Rapp, 76, of Honolulu, died Aug. 25 at home. She was born in California. She is survived by daughters Carmen Yniguez and Rachael Timmins, sister Josephine Tamez, three grandchildren and a great-grandson. No services.

Shinichi Seki, 92, of Honolulu, a retired self-employed accountant, died Aug. 29 at home. He was born in Lahaina, Maui. He is survived by wife Yoshiko, sons Frank and David, sisters Fumi Nakamura and Ai Iwashita and six grandchildren. Private services.

Lynn Terumi Taba, 47, of Pearl City, a retired state of Hawaii accountant, died Sept. 2. She was born in Honolulu. She is survived by husband Mark S., daughters Jessica Erin H. and Neysa Joy M., parents Harry H. and Grace E. Obata, brothers Mark K. and Scott S. Obata and paternal grandmother Kimie Obata. Services: 6 p.m. Wednesday at Hosoi Garden Mortuary. Casual attire. No flowers.

Asae Yoshioka, 86, of Hilo, Hawaii, a retired papaya packer, died Wednesday in the Hilo Medical Center. She was born in Mountain View, Hawaii. She is survived by daughters Elsie Yamate, Ellen Kaneshige and Hazel Toyama; brother Ichiro Ohashi; sisters Satsue Watanabe and Aiko Fujimoto; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Private services.

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